The element vanadium has been shown to have insulin mimetic properties which gives it potential for use in the management of diabetes. Oral administration of van... Academic Article uri icon


  • Biodegradable polymeric drug delivery systems have become increasingly important for sustained release indications when a time-limited drug implant is required. A new methacrylic copolymer consisting of enzymatically-cleavable oligopeptidyl procainamide as pendant side chains was synthesized in a series of three reactions. Using high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) analysis, procainamide...

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  • January 1, 1997